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a burn like blister on the leg but not a burn which appeared

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a burn like blister on the leg but not a burn which appeared suddenly. infected with sep.,  attended nurse after one week. dressed by a nurse every 3 days  and two antibiotics. getting no worse but no better. Patient mid twenties, healthy.


Can be sore and sometimes itchy.  Oval shaped about 1.5incy by 1. 

Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.
This is Dr. David

could be MRSA.

has the wound been cultured? it needs to be

can you upload a high resolution jpg photo of the wound?

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